Gary James Riddle, 70, of Euharlee, died on Sunday, May 12, 2019, following a lengthy illness. He was born in Johnson City, Tennessee, in 1948 to his late parents James Biss Riddle and Mary Hicks Riddle. Gary graduated from Science Hill High School in 1966 and East Tennessee State University in 1971.
He started His career at Western Electric and then moved to the Atlanta area in the mid 1970s to work for BellSouth. Gary ended his career at Anderson Consulting, retiring early to enjoy more time with his family, his model airplanes and fishing.
Gary was preceded in death by his parents, as well as his brother Ralph Riddle, sister-in-law Barbara Riddle and nephew Chris Riddle.
Survivors include his daughter Cassie Verner, her husband Justin and three children Cara, Austin and James; son David Riddle, his wife Christy and their two children Lilly and Dylan; niece Jamie Scott, her husband Stephen and their four children Ryleigh, Maddie, Bradley and Gavin; and his beloved beagle Carter.
Remember Gary fondly and laugh at old jokes wholeheartedly. If you would like to make a donation in his honor, please consider the Beagle Rescue of Atlanta.